List of Countries by Credit Rating


List of countries by credit rating

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This is a list of countries by credit rating, showing long-term foreign currency credit ratings for sovereign bonds as reported by the three major credit rating agencies: Standard & Poor's, Fitch, and Moody's. The ratings of DBRS, China Chengxin Credit Rating Group, Dagong and JCR are also included. The list also includes all country subdivisions issuing sovereign bonds, but it excludes regions, provinces and municipalities issuing sub-sovereign bonds.

World countries by Standard & Poor's Sovereign Rating[1][2]

Countries' ratings in different methods

Standard & Poors

For S&P, a bond is considered investment grade if its credit rating is BBB- or higher. Bonds rated BB+ and below are considered to be speculative grade, sometimes also referred to as "junk" bonds.[3]

Financial ratings of European States by Standard & Poor's (foreign currency) on 06 June 2014
Country Rating Outlook Date Ref.
 Abu Dhabi, UAE AA Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Albania B+ Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Andorra A- Negative 2012-02-20 [4]
 Angola BB- Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Argentina SD Negative 2014-06-17 [4][5]
 Aruba BBB+ Stable 2014-07-20 [4]
 Australia AAA Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Austria AA+ Negative 2012-02-20 [4]
 Azerbaijan BBB- Positive 2012-02-20 [4]
 Bahamas BBB Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Bahrain BBB Negative 2012-02-20 [4]
 Bangladesh BB- Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Barbados BB+ Negative 2012-02-20 [4]
 Belarus B- Positive 2013-04-17 [4]
 Belgium AA Negative 2012-02-20 [4]
 Belize B- Negative 2012-02-20 [4]
 Benin B Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Bermuda AA- Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Bolivia BB- Positive 2012-02-20 [4]
 Bosnia and Herzegovina B Negative 2012-02-20 [4]
 Botswana A- Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Brazil BBB- Stable 2014-03-24 [4]
 Bulgaria BB+ Stable 2014-12-12 [4]
 Burkina Faso B Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Cambodia B Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Cameroon B Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Canada AAA Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Cape Verde B+ Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Chile AA- Positive 2012-12-26 [4]
 China AA- Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Colombia BBB Stable 2013-04-24 [4]
 Cook Islands B+ Negative 2012-02-20 [4]
 Costa Rica BB Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Croatia BB+ Stable 2012-12-14 [4]
 Curacao A- Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Cyprus B+ Positive 2014-04-24 [4][6]
 Czech Republic AA- Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Denmark AAA Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Dominican Republic B+ Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Ecuador B+ Positive 2014-08-20 [4]
 Egypt B- Positive 2013-11-15 [4][7]
 El Salvador BB- Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 European Union AA+ Stable 2013-12-20 [4]
 Estonia AA- Stable 2012-10-19 [4][8]
 Fiji B Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Finland AA+ Stable 2014-10-10 [4]
 France AA Stable 2015-03-12 [4]
 Gabon BB- Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Georgia BB- Stable 2012-02-20 [4]
 Germany AAA Stable 2013-03-27 [4]
 Ghana B Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Greece CCC- Negative 2015-06-29 [4]
 Grenada SD Negative 2013-03-13 [4][9]
 Guatemala BB Negative 2011-11-29 [4]
 Guernsey AA+ Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Honduras B+ Positive 2012-06-08 [4]
 Hong Kong AAA Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Hungary BB+ Stable 2015-03-20 [4]
 Iceland BBB- Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 India BBB- Positive 2015-04-09 [4][10]
 Indonesia BB+ Positive 2011-11-29 [4]
 Ireland A+ Stable 2015-06-05 [4][11]
 Isle of Man AA+ Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Israel A+ Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Italy BBB- Stable 2014-12-05 [4]
 Jamaica CCC+ Negative 2013-03-07 [4][12]
 Japan AA- Negative 2011-11-29 [4]
 Jordan BB Negative 2011-11-29 [4]
 Kazakhstan BBB+ Negative 2014-05-13 [4]
 Kenya B+ Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Kuwait AA Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Latvia A- Stable 2014-05-30 [4][13]
 Lebanon B Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Liechtenstein AAA Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Lithuania A- Stable 2014-04-11 [4]
 Luxembourg AAA Stable 2013-08-12 [4]
 Macedonia BB Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Malaysia A- Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Malta BBB+ Stable 2013-01-16 [4][14]
 Mexico BBB+ Stable 2014-07-30 [4]
 Mongolia BB- Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Montenegro BB- Negative 2011-11-29 [4]
 Montserrat BBB- Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Morocco BBB- Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Mozambique B+ Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Netherlands AA+ Positive 2015-05-22 [4]
 New Zealand AA Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Nigeria BB- Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Norway AAA Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Oman A Negative 2011-11-29 [4]
 Pakistan B- Positive 2011-11-29 [4][15][15][16]
 Panama BBB Stable 2012-07-02 [4]
 Papua New Guinea B+ Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Paraguay BB- Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Peru BBB+ Stable 2013-08-19 [4][15][17]
 Philippines BBB Stable 2014-05-08 [18][19]
 Poland A- Positive 2013-03-07 [4]
 Portugal BB Positive 2015-03-20 [4]
 Qatar AA Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Ras Al Khaimah, UAE A Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Romania BBB- Stable 2014-05-16 [4]
 Russia BB+ Negative 2015-01-26 [20]
 Rwanda B Stable 2012-09-29 [4]
 Saudi Arabia AA- Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Senegal B+ Negative 2011-11-29 [4]
 Serbia BB- Negative 2012-08-07 [4]
 Singapore AAA Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Slovakia A Positive 2014-08-01 [4]
 Slovenia A- Stable 2013-02-13 [4][21]
 South Africa BBB- Stable 2014-05-13 [4]
 South Korea AA+ Stable 2012-09-14 [4]
 Spain BBB Stable 2014-05-23 [4]
 Sri Lanka B+ Positive 2011-11-29 [4]
 Suriname BB- Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Sweden AAA Stable 2012-10-24 [4][22]
  Switzerland AAA Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Taiwan AA- Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Thailand BBB+ Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Trinidad and Tobago A Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Tunisia BB- Negative 2013-02-20 [4]
 Turkey BB+ Negative 2013-03-27 [4]
 Uganda B+ Stable 2011-11-29 [4]
 Ukraine CCC Stable 2014-10-11 [23]
 United Kingdom AAA Stable 2012-04-13 [4]
 United States AA+ Stable 2013-06-10 [4]
 Uruguay BBB- Stable 2012-04-03 [4]
 Venezuela CCC Negative 2015-02-09 [4]
 Vietnam BB- Negative 2014-05-20 [4]
 Zambia B+ Stable 2011-11-29 [4]

Fitch Ratings

For Fitch, a bond is considered investment grade if its credit rating is BBB- or higher. Bonds rated BB+ and below are considered to be speculative grade, sometimes also referred to as "junk" bonds.[24]

Financial ratings of European States by Fitch Ratings on 16 August 2014
Country Rating Outlook Date Ref.
 Abu Dhabi AA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Angola BB- Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Argentina RD Negative 2014-07-31 [26]
 Armenia BB- Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Aruba BBB Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Australia AAA Stable 2011-11-29 [27]
 Austria AA+ Stable 2015-2-13 [25]
 Azerbaijan BBB- Positive 2011-11-21 [25]
 Bahrain BBB Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Belgium AA Stable 2013-01-24 [25]
 Benin B Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Bermuda AA+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Bolivia B+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Brazil BBB Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Bulgaria BBB- Stable 2014-01-10 [25]
 Cameroon B Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Canada AAA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Cape Verde B+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Chile A+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 China A+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Colombia BBB Stable 2013-12-10 [25][28]
 Costa Rica BB+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Croatia BB Stable 2014-08-09 [25]
 Cyprus B- Positive 2014-10-22 [25]
 Czech Republic A+ Positive 2011-11-21 [25]
 Denmark AAA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Dominican Republic B Positive 2011-11-21 [25]
 Ecuador B Stable 2013-10-18 [25]
 Egypt B Stable 2014-12-19 [25][29][30]
 El Salvador BB- Stable 2013-07-16 [31]
 Estonia A+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Finland AAA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 France AA Stable 2014-12-12 [32]
 Gabon BB- Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Georgia B+ Positive 2011-11-21 [25]
 Germany AAA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Ghana B+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Greece CC Negative 2015-06-30 [25]
 Guatemala BB+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Hong Kong AA+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Hungary BB+ Stable 2012-01-06 [25]
 Iceland BBB- Stable 2012-02-17 [25]
 India BBB- Stable 2013-06-12 [25][33][34]
 Indonesia BBB- Stable 2011-12-15 [25]
 Ireland A- Stable 2014-08-15 [25]
 Israel A Stable 2013-11-29 [25]
 Italy BBB+ Stable 2014-04-25 [25][35]
 Jamaica B- Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Japan A Stable 2015-04-27 [25]
 Kazakhstan BBB Positive 2011-11-21 [25]
 Kenya B+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Kuwait AA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Latvia A- Stable 2014-06-20 [36]
 Lebanon B Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Lesotho BB- Negative 2011-11-21 [25]
 Lithuania A- Stable 2014-06-25 [37]
 Luxembourg AAA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Macedonia BB+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Malaysia A- Negative 2011-11-21 [25]
 Malta A+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Mexico BBB+ Stable 2013-04-08 [25]
 Mongolia B+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Morocco BBB- Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Mozambique B Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Namibia BBB- Positive 2011-11-21 [25]
 Netherlands AAA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 New Zealand AA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Nigeria BB- Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Norway AAA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Panama BBB Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Peru BBB+ Stable 2013-10-23 [25]
 Philippines BBB- Stable 2013-03-27 [25][38]
 Poland A- Positive 2013-02-21 [25]
 Portugal BB+ Watch Negative 2011-11-21 [25][39]
 Ras Al Khaimah, UAE A Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Romania BBB- Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Russia BBB- Negative 2015-01-09 [40]
 Rwanda B Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 San Marino BBB+ Negative 2012-07-23 [25]
 Saudi Arabia AA Stable 2014-03-21 [25]
 Serbia B+ Stable 2014-01-17 [25]
 Seychelles B Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Singapore AAA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Slovakia A+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Slovenia BBB+ Negative 2013-05-17 [25]
 South Africa BBB Stable 2013-01-10 [25]
 South Korea AA- Stable 2012-09-07 [41]
 Spain BBB+ Stable 2014-04-25 [25]
 Sri Lanka BB- Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Suriname BB- Stable 2012-07-10 [25]
 Sweden AAA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
  Switzerland AAA Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Taiwan A+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Thailand BBB+ Stable 2013-03-08 [25]
 Tunisia BB- Negative 2013-10-30 [25]
 Turkey BBB- Stable 2012-11-05 [25]
 Uganda B Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Ukraine CC Negative 2015-02-13 [25]
 United Kingdom AA+ Stable 2013-04-19 [42]
 United States AAA Stable 2014-03-21 [43]
 Uruguay BBB- Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Venezuela CCC Negative 2014-12-18 [25]
 Vietnam B+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]
 Zambia B+ Stable 2011-11-21 [25]

Moody's

For Moody's, a bond is considered investment grade if its credit rating is Baa3 or higher. Bonds rated Ba1 and below are considered to be speculative grade, sometimes also referred to as "junk" bonds.[44]

Financial ratings of European States by Moody's on 18 January 2014
Country Rating Outlook Date Ref.
 Albania B1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Angola Ba2 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Argentina Caa2 Negative 2015-04-20 [45]
 Armenia Ba2 Negative 2011-11-21 [45]
 Australia Aaa Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Austria Aaa Stable 2012-02-13 [45]
 Azerbaijan Baa3 Positive 2012-04-19 [45]
 Bahamas A3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Bahrain Baa1 Negative 2011-08-05 [45]
 Bangladesh Ba3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Barbados Baa3 Negative 2011-08-05 [45]
 Belarus B3 Watch Negative 2011-08-05 [45]
 Belgium Aa3 Negative 2011-12-16 [45]
 Belize B3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Bermuda Aa2 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Bolivia Ba3 Positive 2011-08-05 [45]
 Bosnia and Herzegovina B3 Negative 2012-04-03 [45][46]
 Botswana A2 Negative 2011-08-05 [45]
 Brazil Baa2 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Bulgaria Baa2 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Cambodia B2 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Canada Aaa Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Cayman Islands Aa3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Chile Aa3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 China Aa3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Colombia Baa2 Stable 2014-07-28 [45][47]
 Costa Rica Baa3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Croatia Baa3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Cuba Caa1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Cyprus B3 Stable 2014-11-14 [45][48]
 Czech Republic A1 Stable 2012-07-18 [45]
 Denmark Aaa Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Dominican Republic B1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Ecuador Caa1 Stable 2012-09-14 [45]
 Egypt B3 Stable 2015-04-07 [49][50]
 El Salvador Ba2 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Estonia A1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Fiji B1 Negative 2011-08-05 [45]
 Finland Aaa Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 France Aa1 Negative 2012-11-19 [45]
 Georgia Ba3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Germany Aaa Stable 2013-09-06 [51]
 Greece Caa3 Negative 2015-07-01 [45]
 Guatemala Ba1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Honduras B2 Negative 2013-02-26 [45]
 Hong Kong Aa1 Positive 2011-08-05 [45]
 Hungary Ba1 Stable 2011-11-24 [45][52]
 Iceland Baa3 Negative 2011-08-05 [45]
 India Baa3 Positive 2011-08-05 [45]
 Indonesia Baa3 Stable 2012-01-18 [45]
 Ireland Baa1 Stable 2014-05-16 [45][53]
 Isle of Man Aaa Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Israel A1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Italy Baa2 Stable 2013-02-15 [45][54]
 Jamaica B3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Japan A1 Stable 2014-12-01 [45]
 Jordan Ba2 Negative 2011-08-05 [45]
 Kazakhstan Baa2 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Kuwait Aa2 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Latvia A3 Stable 2014-06-14 [55]
 Lebanon B1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Lithuania A3 Stable 2015-05-09 [45]
 Luxembourg Aaa Watch negative 2012-07-23 [56]
 Macao Aa3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Malaysia A3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Malta A3 Stable 2013-08-05 [45]
 Mauritius Baa1 Stable 2015-05-29 [57]
 Mexico A3 Stable 2014-02-05 [45]
 Moldova B3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Mongolia B1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Montenegro Ba3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Morocco Ba1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Netherlands Aaa Stable 2014-03-07 [45]
 New Zealand Aaa Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Nicaragua B3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Norway Aaa Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Oman A1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Pakistan B3 Stable 2015-06-11 [45][58]
 Panama Baa2 Stable 2012-10-31 [45]
 Papua New Guinea B1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Paraguay B1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Peru A3 Stable 2014-07-02 [45]
 Philippines Baa2 Stable 2014-12-11 [45][59]
 Poland A2 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Portugal Ba2 Negative 2014-05-09 [45]
 Qatar Aa2 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Romania Baa3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Russia Ba1 Negative 2015-02-20 [60]
 Saudi Arabia Aa3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Senegal B1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Serbia B1 Stable 2013-07-14 [45]
 Singapore Aaa Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Slovakia A1 Stable 2012-02-13 [45]
 Slovenia Ba1 Negative 2013-04-30 [45]
 South Africa Baa2 Stable 2014-11-06 [45]
 South Korea Aa3 Positive 2015-04-10 [45]
 Spain Baa2 Positive 2014-02-21 [45]
 Sri Lanka B1 Positive 2011-08-05 [45]
 St. Vincent & the Grenadines B1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Suriname B1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Sweden Aaa Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
  Switzerland Aaa Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Taiwan Aa3 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Thailand Baa1 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 Trinidad and Tobago Baa2 Negative 2014-04-30 [61]
 Tunisia Baa3 Negative 2011-08-05 [45]
 Turkey Baa3 Negative 2014-04-16 [45]
 Ukraine Ca Negative 2015-03-24 [62]
 United Arab Emirates Aa2 Stable 2011-08-05 [45]
 United Kingdom Aa1 Stable 2013-02-22 [45]
 United States Aaa Stable 2013-07-18 [45][63]
 Uruguay Baa2 Stable 2014-05-29 [64]
 Venezuela Caa3 Negative 2015-01-13 [45]
 Vietnam B1 Negative 2011-08-05 [45]

Dominion Bond Rating Service (DBRS)

For DBRS, a bond is considered investment grade if its credit rating is BBB(low) or higher. Bonds rated BB(high) and below are considered to be speculative grade, sometimes also referred to as "junk" bonds.

DBRS European Sovereign Debt Ratings as of Aug. 19, 2013
DBRS Global Sovereign Debt Ratings as of Aug. 19, 2013
Country Rating Trend Date Ref.
 Argentina SD N/A 2014-07-31 [65]
 Australia AAA Stable 2014-07-31 [65]
 Austria AAA Stable 2014-06-13 [65]
 Belgium AA(high) Stable 2014-03-21 [65]
 Brazil BBB Stable 2014-08-01 [65]
 Canada AAA Stable 2014-07-18 [65]
 Chile AA(low) Stable 2014-02-28 [65]
 Colombia BBB Stable 2014-04-30 [65]
 Cyprus B(low) Stable 2014-06-27 [65]
 Denmark AAA Stable 2014-07-25 [65]
 European Union AAA Stable 2014-07-11 [65]
 Finland AAA Stable 2014-05-16 [65]
 France AAA Stable 2014-05-30 [65]
 Germany AAA Stable 2014-04-11 [65]
 Greece B Stable 2014-07-11 [65]
 India BBB(low) Stable 2013-09-30 [65]
 Ireland A(low) Stable 2014-03-28 [65]
 Italy A(low) Negative 2014-04-11 [65]
 Japan A(high) Stable 2013-11-20 [65]
 Mexico BBB(high) Stable 2014-03-31 [65]
 Netherlands AAA Stable 2014-04-25 [65]
 Norway AAA Stable 2014-07-04 [65]
 Peru BBB(high) Stable 2014-05-30 [65]
 Portugal BBB(low) Stable 2014-05-23 [65]
 Spain A(low) Negative 2014-04-11 [65]
 Sweden AAA Stable 2014-06-13 [65]
  Switzerland AAA Stable 2013-12-27 [65]
 Turkey BBB(low) Stable 2014-07-28 [65]
 United Kingdom AAA Stable 2014-07-18 [65]
 United States AAA Stable 2014-04-22 [65]
 Uruguay BBB(low) Stable 2014-05-30 [65]

Dagong

Dagong is a credit rating agency based in China. It is one of the few notable non-US based credit rating agencies.

Financial ratings of European States by Dagong Global Credit Rating on 30 May 2014

World map ratings by Dagong (Jul 2013)

Country Rating Outlook Date Ref.
 Algeria BBB- Stable 2014-10 [66]
 Angola BB- Stable 2013-05-31 [67]
 Argentina D Negative 2014-07-31 [67]
 Australia AA+ Stable 2013-11 [66]
 Austria AA+ Stable 2014-12 [66]
 Bahrain A- Stable 2014-08 [66]
 Bangladesh BB- Stable 2013-11 [66]
 Belarus BB- Negative 2014-01 [66]
 Belgium A+ Stable 2014-10 [66]
 Bolivia BBB- Stable 2013-05-15 [67]
 Bosnia and Herzegovina B Stable 2014-05 [66]
 Botswana A Stable 2013-04-07 [67]
 Brazil A- Negative 2014-01 [66]
 Bulgaria BBB- Stable 2013-09 [66]
 Cambodia B Stable 2013-03-15 [67]
 Canada AA+ Stable 2014-04 [66]
 Cayman Islands AA- Stable 2013-11 [66]
 Chile AA- Stable 2014-02 [66]
 China AAA Stable 2014-09 [66]
 Colombia BBB+ Stable 2013-07-24 [68]
 Croatia BB+ Negative 2014-05 [66]
 Czech Republic A+ Stable 2013-09 [66]
 Democratic Republic of Congo CCC Stable 2013-05-16 [67]
 Denmark AA+ Stable 2014-01 [66]
 Ecuador B- Stable 2014-07 [66]
 Egypt B- Negative 2013-06-14 [67]
 Estonia A Stable 2013-11 [66]
 Ethiopia CCC Stable 2014-03 [66]
 Finland AA+ Stable 2014-11 [66]
 France A+ Negative 2014-01 [66]
 Georgia BB- Stable 2014-03 [66]
 Germany AA+ Stable 2013-12 [66]
 Ghana B Stable 2013-04-24 [67]
 Greece CC Stable 2014-03 [66]
 Hong Kong AAA Stable 2013-12 [66]
 Hungary BBB- Stable 2014-07 [66]
 Iceland BB- Stable 2012-10 [67]
 India BBB Negative 2014-12 [66]
 Indonesia BBB- Negative 2014-01 [66]
 Ireland BBB Stable 2014-10 [66]
 Israel A- Stable 2014-01 [66]
 Italy BBB- Negative 2014-01 [66]
 Japan A+ Negative 2014-08 [66]
 Jordan B- Stable 2013-05-15 [67]
 Kazakhstan BBB- Stable 2014-03 [66]
 Kenya B Stable 2014-07 [66]
 Kuwait AA Stable 2014-06 [66]
 Latvia BBB- Stable 2014-01 [66]
 Lithuania BBB Positive 2014-08 [66]
 Luxembourg AAA Stable 2013-12 [66]
 Macao AA+ Stable 2013-12 [66]
 Madagascar CCC Stable 2012-05 [67]
 Malaysia A+ Stable 2014-07 [66]
 Malta A- Negative 2014-03 [66]
 Mauritius BBB Stable 2012-07 [67]
 Mexico BBB Stable 2013-11 [66]
 Micronesia BB- Stable 2013-02 [67]
 Mongolia BB- Stable 2013-12 [66]
 Morocco BBB Negative 2014-03 [66]
 Netherlands AA+ Negative 2013-09 [66]
 New Zealand AA Negative 2014-01 [67]
 Nigeria BB+ Stable 2014-07 [66]
 Norway AAA Stable 2014-09 [66]
 Oman AA- Stable 2014-08 [66]
 Pakistan CCC Stable 2014-04 [66]
 Panama A- Stable 2013-07-01 [67]
 Paraguay BB- Stable 2014-05 [66]
 Peru BBB+ Stable 2014-09 [66]
 Philippines BB- Negative 2014-01 [66]
 Poland A- Negative 2013-12 [66]
 Portugal BB Negative 2013-09 [66]
 Qatar AA- Stable 2014-07 [66]
 Romania BB Stable 2014-10 [66]
 Russia A Stable 2013-11 [66]
 Saudi Arabia AA Stable 2014-08 [66]
 Serbia BB- Negative 2013-11 [66]
 Singapore AAA Stable 2014-12 [66]
 South Africa A- Negative 2013-11 [66]
 South Korea AA- n/a 2013-11 [66]
 South Sudan CC Stable 2013-02 [67]
 Spain BBB+ Stable 2014-05 [66]
 Sri Lanka B+ Negative 2013-03-18 [67]
 Sudan C Stable 2013-02 [67]
 Suriname BB+ Stable 2013-05-20 [67]
 Sweden AA+ Stable 2014-01 [66]
  Switzerland AAA Stable 2013-11 [66]
 Taiwan AA- Stable 2013-03-06 [67]
 Thailand BBB Negative 2014-05 [66]
 Tunisia BB Negative 2014-07 [66]
 Turkey BB- Stable 2013-12 [66]
 Turkmenistan BBB+ Stable 2013-05-14 [67]
 United Kingdom A+ Stable 2014-11 [66]
 United States A- Stable 2014-12 [66]
 Ukraine CCC Negative 2014-05 [66]
 United Arab Emirates BBB+ Stable 2014-02 [66]
 Uruguay BB+ Stable 2014-12 [66]
 Uzbekistan BBB
2013-03-27 [67]
 Venezuela BB- Negative 2014-07-02 [67]
 Vietnam B+ Stable 2014-05 [66]
 Yemen CCC Negative 2013-05-23 [67]

JCR

Japan Credit Rating Agency (JCR) is a credit rating agency based in Japan. JCR is a Nationally Recognized Statistical Rating Organization by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Financial ratings of European States by JCR Credit Rating on 8 July 2013
Country Rating Outlook Date Ref.
 Australia AAA Stable 2012-07-02 [69]
 Belgium AAA Stable 2013-03-25 [69]
 Brazil BBB Stable 2012-11-15 [69]
 Canada AAA Stable 2012-09-04 [69]
 Czech Republic A Stable 2012-12-21 [69]
 Denmark AAA Stable 2013-02-14 [69]
 Finland AAA Stable 2013-04-19 [69]
 France AAA Stable 2013-04-26 [69]
 Germany AAA Stable 2013-02-28 [69]
 Hong Kong AA+ Stable 2012-09-05 [69]
 Hungary BBB Negative 2013-03-14 [69]
 India BBB+ Stable 2012-11-30 [69]
 Indonesia BBB- Stable 2012-11-13 [69]
 Italy AA- Negative 2013-04-10 [69]
 Japan AAA Stable 2013-03-15 [69]
 Malaysia A Stable 2012-10-19 [69]
 Mexico A- Stable 2012-12-21 [69]
 Netherlands AAA Stable 2012-10-04 [69]
 Norway AAA Stable 2012-08-02 [69]
 Philippines BBB+ Stable 2015-07-07 [69][70]
 Poland A Stable 2013-03-01 [69]
 Portugal A Stable 2013-03-15 [69]
 Romania BBB- Stable 2013-03-28 [69]
 Russia BBB- Negative 2014-12-26 [69]
 Singapore AAA Stable 2012-02-01 [69]
 South Korea A+ Stable 2013-01-24 [69]
 Slovakia A+ Stable 2012-11-08 [69]
 Slovenia AA- Negative 2012-06-13 [69]
 Spain AA Negative 2013-04-12 [69]
 Thailand A- Stable 2013-04-02 [69]
 Turkey BBB- Stable 2013-05-23 [69]
 United Kingdom AAA Stable 2012-06-29 [69]
 United States AAA Stable 2012-03-09 [69]

China Chengxin

China Chengxin Credit Rating Group was found in 1992 through the incorporation of China Chengxin Credit Management Co Ltd, which is the first nation-wide credit rating company of China. China Chengxin Credit Rating Group released the sovereign credit rating report for 30 countries first time in July 2012.[71]

Country Rating Outlook Date Ref.
 Argentina Bg Stable 2014-08 [72]
 Australia AAAg Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Brazil BBBg+ Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Canada AAAg Stable 2012-08 [72]
 China AAg+ Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Denmark AAg+ Stable 2012-08 [72]
 France AAg Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Germany AAg+ Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Greece CCCg N/A 2014-04 [72]
 Iceland BBBg- Stable 2012-08 [72]
 India BBBg Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Indonesia BBBg- Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Ireland BBg+ Negative 2012-08 [72]
 Italy BBBg Stable 2013-03 [73]
 Japan AAg+ Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Mexico BBBg+ Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Netherlands AAg+ Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Norway AAAg Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Portugal BBg- Negative 2012-08 [72]
 Russia Ag Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Saudi Arabia AAg+ Stable 2013-07 [72]
 Singapore AAAg Stable 2013-07 [72]
 South Africa Ag Stable 2013-07 [72]
 South Korea AAg- Stable 2013-07 [72]
 Spain BBg+ Negative 2013-03 [74]
  Switzerland AAAg Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Thailand BBBg+ Stable 2012-08 [72]
 Turkey BBg Stable 2012-08 [72]
 United Kingdom AAg+ Stable 2013-03 [75]
 United States AAAg Stable 2012-08 [72]

Not rated

UN member states that have not been assigned a credit rating by any of the seven rating agencies.

Country Details
 Afghanistan
 Antigua and Barbuda
 Bhutan
 Brunei Darussalam
 Burundi
 Central African Republic
 Chad
 Comoros
 Congo
 Cote d'Ivoire
 Djibouti
 Dominica
 Equatorial Guinea
 Eritrea
 Gambia Fitch suspended Gambia’s credit rating after its only traded international bond expired[76]
 Guinea
 Guinea-Bissau
 Guyana
 Haiti
 Iran Fitch has withdrawn all ratings for Iran following the maturity and full repayment of the last outstanding sovereign eurobond on 21 April 2008.[77]
 Iraq
 Kiribati
 Kyrgyzstan
 Laos
 Liberia
 Libya Fitch has withdrawn all ratings for Libya because it doesn't have enough information to maintain coverage of the issuer.[78]
 Malawi
 Maldives
 Mali Mali was given a credit rating in 2004 as part of a UN development initiative,[79] but the rating was later withdrawn.[80]
 Marshall Islands
 Mauritania
 Monaco
 Myanmar
 Nauru
   Nepal
 Niger
 North Korea
 Palau
 Saint Kitts and Nevis
 Saint Lucia
 Samoa
 Sao Tome and Principe
 Sierra Leone
 Solomon Islands
 Somalia
 Swaziland
 Syria
 Tajikistan
 Tanzania
 Timor Leste
 Togo
 Tonga
 Tuvalu
 Vanuatu
 Zimbabwe

See also

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